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The Honor Guard is a joint effort between the Mesa County Sheriff's Office and the Grand Junction Police Department. Learn more

The Shakedown Team searches all areas of the Mesa County Detention Facility for any type of contraband. Learn more

This specialized unit is speficially trained to respond to high risk situations in the detention facility. Learn more

This specialized unit works to resolve high risk incidents in a safe manner.  Learn more

The Mesa County Sheriff's Office was one of the first law enforcement agencies to begin using unmanned aerial vehicles (aka drones). Learn more

Did you know Mesa County Sheriff's deputies also fights fires?! Learn more


In addition to everyday duties and responsibilities, many deputies are also involved in one of several specialized teams that support the Mesa County Sheriff's Office. These collateral duties help fill a need in the agency and gives deputies both on patrol and in detentions an opportunity to expand their skills and training. 

  • Honor Guard
  • Shakedown Team
  • Special Operations Response Team (SORT)
  • Special Weapons and Tactic Team (SWAT)
  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Program
  • Wildland Fire Team

Learn more about each specialized team and how they help the community by clicking on the corresponding link to the right.